A Woman of Mars. Dedicated to My Mother

TitleA Woman of Mars. Dedicated to My Mother
Year for Search1901
AuthorsMoore-Bentley, Mary Ann(Mrs. H.H. Ling)(1865-ca. 1955/9)
Date Published1901
PublisherEdwards, Dunlop & Co
Place PublishedSydney, NSW, Australia
KeywordsAustralian author, Female author
Annotation

A detailed eutopia set on Mars. Mars is similar to Earth with cities, oceans, and lush vegetation. The focus is on education. Most of the novel concerns Martians visiting Earth to help Earth improve, and after many trials and tribulations the ending is hopeful.

Title Note

The first page of the text gives the title as A Woman of Mars, or Australia’s Enfranchised Woman.

Holding Institutions

A, ATL, Hathi, M

Author Note

Australian female author (1865-ca. 1955/9). The cover identifies the author as M. Moore Bentley.

Full Text

1901 [Moore-Bentley, Mary Ann (Mrs. H. H. Ling)] (1865-ca. 1955/9). A Woman of Mars. Dedicated to My Mother. [The first page of the text gives the title as A Woman of Mars, or Australia’s Enfranchised Woman.] Sydney, NSW, Australia: Edwards, Dunlop & Co. The cover identifies the author as M. Moore Bentley. A, ATL, Hathi, M

A detailed eutopia set on Mars. Mars is similar to Earth with cities, oceans, and lush vegetation. The focus is on education. Most of the novel concerns Martians visiting Earth to help Earth improve, and after many trials and tribulations the ending is hopeful. Female author.